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News and updates

Announcements and updates from the Firearms OfficeMore

Firearms OIA responses

Official Information Act responses that may be of interest to the wider firearms community… More

2019 Firearm law changes (Arms Amendment Bill 2)

  2019 New firearm laws   The Arms Act has been amended,- banning most semi-automatic firearms, some pump action shotguns, some tubular magazine firearms and certain large capac… More

New firearms laws and what they mean

In June 2020, the Arms Act was significantly amended. Some of the changes to the Arms Act will come into effect immediately. Others will come into force in six months - December 2020, some in 12 month… More